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Calder v. Jones
Citation:465 U.S. 783 (1984)
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Calder v. Jones
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Shirley Jones and her husband (Respondents) brought suit for libel in California against the Florida corporation, the Enquirer, its editor, and the writer of the article (Petitioners). Petitioners filed a motion to quash service of process for lack of personal jurisdiction, arguing that they did not have sufficient contacts with the forum state.
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